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Wedding Vendors for South Bay L.A. / Long Beach Weddings

Certified By The Guide wedding vendorsLooking for the best vendors for your South Bay L.A. / Long Beach wedding? We’ve got them right here. How do we know? We ask. And ask. And ask. The wedding photographers, caterers, wedding planners and so on that you find here have all been Certified By The Guide. That means we’ve asked dozens of people (other professionals who’ve worked with them and brides and grooms and mothers of the bride, etc.) for feedback on each one of them…and they passed with flying colors.

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Company Special Offer Real Weddings Main Office Location Category
Il Fornaio Catering, Southern California Il Fornaio Catering, Southern California
If you’ve been to an Il Fornaio restaurant, you know they specialize in fresh, delicious, beautifully presented, authentic Italian cuisine. And the great news is that you can have that fabulousn…
Special Offers Real Weddings Multiple locations Caterer
Essence Entertainment Essence Entertainment
Essence Entertainment is one of Southern California’s premier talent agencies, providing live music and entertainment for weddings and special events. Whether it be a DJ, dance band, string quar…
Special Offers Costa Mesa DJs and Entertainment
Paper Stories Paper Stories
Inspired by bold colors, vintage imagery, pop culture, nature, and a good sense of humor, Kelly Horvath of Paper Stories handcrafts an eclectic line of flat printed and letterpress stationery. Using 1…
Chicagoland Invitations
Thank Goodness It’s Sofia Creative Cuisine and Event Planning Thank Goodness It’s Sofia Creative Cuisine and Event Planning
The phone rings constantly for George Marinos and Sofia Riley, the brother-and-sister team who are the heart and soul of this full-service catering and special event company that has been making mouth…
Long Beach Caterer
Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment
Elegant, tasteful, exquisite. . . AND the greatest party ever—those are the wedding wishes that Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment fulfills again and again. “Our daughter’s…
Granada Hills DJs and Entertainment
Premiere Party Rents Premiere Party Rents
Whatever the size, theme, budget or type of event you’re planning, Premiere Party Rents’ goal is to satisfy your every rental need with their ever-growing inventory. They stay on top of cu…
Los Angeles Party Rentals and Linens
Elegant Weddings Marriage License Service Elegant Weddings Marriage License Service
Elegant Weddings Marriage License Service gives engaged couples a hassle-free way to obtain their marriage license—without the trouble of endless paperwork or standing in line! Dr. Kimber Lee Wi…
Westlake Village Marriage License Service
Simply Designed Simply Designed
Brides told us they adored the designs from Simply Designed and loved designer Heather Long’s ability to “get” their visions right away. Fellow professionals told us she maintains a …
Special Offers Potomac Invitations
Pixie Vision Photography Pixie Vision Photography
Pixie Spindel says, “Tapping into people comes natural to me. I try to break down barriers faster with each successive shoot.” Perhaps this is why Pixie’s brides feel so comfortable …
Special Offers Real Weddings Glendale Photographer
Truly Yours Gourmet Foods and Catering Truly Yours Gourmet Foods and Catering
Award-winning chef Chris Adlesh, the owner of Truly Yours Catering, began his food career as a busboy at age nine. Eventually he convinced his boss, who happened to be his dad, to let him into the kit…
N. Hollywood Caterer
Paper and More! Paper and More!
Paper and More! is the perfect online resource for brides designing their own wedding invitations or stationery. They offer high-quality card stock, envelopes, metallic card stock, vellum paper, linen…
Fremont Invitations
Feast Feast
Feast may sound like it’s all about the food—and they certainly live up to their name in turning fresh, seasonal ingredients into visual and flavorful feasts—but their capabilities e…
Los Angeles Caterer
Butterfly Floral and Event Design Butterfly Floral and Event Design
Butterfly Floral & Event Design specializes in creating one-of-a-kind, personalized weddings comprised of only the freshest, most striking florals. Inspired by the imagination and personal style o…
Real Weddings Los Angeles Flowers
Hoffmann Photographer Hoffmann Photographer
Steve Hoffmann’s nuanced approach to photographing weddings creates emotion-rich results. His pictures not only capture the main action, but are layered with meaning and feeling. For example, a …
Special Offers Real Weddings Huntington Beach Photographer
International Event Company, Jonathan Reeves International Event Company, Jonathan Reeves
As the former Director of Catering for two prestigious Los Angeles hotels, Jonathan Reeves brings a wealth of knowledge and years of experience to every wedding and special event he plans. For him, he…
Real Weddings Beverly Hills Coordinator / Wedding Planner
James Johnson, Los Angeles Photographer James Johnson, Los Angeles Photographer
James Johnson offers you the ease of mind that comes with placing your wedding photography in the hands of a seasoned professional—one who has worked with all types of clients in every conceiva…
Special Offers Real Weddings Venice Photographer
Scott A. Nelson Photography Scott A. Nelson Photography
Some might say it’s a calling. Clearly, when it comes to documenting that special day, Scott Nelson’s the man for the job. Ground zero, he says, was at age ten when a photographer paid a v…
Special Offers Real Weddings Laguna Niguel Photographer
Liberty Diamonds Liberty Diamonds
Family owned and operated since 1982, Liberty Diamonds prides themselves on their vast knowledge of diamonds and gemstones and personalized, friendly service. With their knowledgeable gemologists, ski…
Special Offers Real Weddings Irvine Jewelry and Gifts
Topanga Catering Topanga Catering
Chef Jeffrey is passionate about creating innovative, artful dishes using free-range organic meat, sustainable seafood, and the freshest seasonal produce. Topanga Catering works closely with local far…
Malibu Caterer
Dr. Kimber Lee Wilkes Dr. Kimber Lee Wilkes
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Westlake Village Officiant